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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlareola ocularis Verreaux, 1833 
AphiaID: 212722

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlareolidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlareola (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlareola Brisson, 1760
Source  basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagaskarvorkstaartplevier  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar pratincole  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglaréole malgache  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagaskarbrachschwalbe  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (65 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 23-25 cm. Plumage: dark brown above to chest; crown darker; upper belly rufous, lower belly and crissum white; white sub-ocular line from corner of bill to above ear coverts; underwing coverts rufous. Tail shallowly forked. Immature with rufous edging to feathers of back, eye streak rufous, upper breast streaked rufous; chin yellowish. Bare parts: iris brown; bill black with red base; feet and legs black. Habitat: estuaries, mudflats and sand dunes. Intra African migrant. Breeds Madagascar. <389><391> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212722
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-04 12:52:34Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Glareola ocularis Verreaux, 1833. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212722 on 2014-10-02
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